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Checklist S47090806

 
Location
Hop Brook Lake, New Haven County, Connecticut, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 50 minute(s)
Distance:
1.0 mile(s)
Observers:
CT bird atlas List , Greg Hanisek
Comments:
clear, mild low 60s to high 70s
Species
48 species total
47
Canada Goose
4
Mallard
1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
15
Mourning Dove
1
Black-billed Cuckoo

silent

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
5
Chimney Swift

hitting surface of lake to drink; regular behavior at this site

1
Ring-billed Gull
1
Great Blue Heron
2
Red-bellied Woodpecker

one a very fresh juv. with essentially colorless head and neck

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
6
Downy Woodpecker

at least one juv

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
4
Hairy Woodpecker

at least 2 juvs

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
5
Northern Flicker
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
3
Eastern Phoebe
1
Great Crested Flycatcher
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
8
Eastern Kingbird

this could involve some migrants as well as local birds; nest with young found on previous visit was empty today

2
Yellow-throated Vireo
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
12
Warbling Vireo

almost all singing males, but a pair vigorously chased grackles that came near a willow along brook

Breeding Code
T Territorial Defense (Probable)
3
Red-eyed Vireo
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
2
Blue Jay
4
American Crow
3
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
5
Tree Swallow
2
Barn Swallow
10
Black-capped Chickadee

at least one noisy family group

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
8
Tufted Titmouse

one family group

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
3
White-breasted Nuthatch
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
5
House Wren

at least, maybe more; very noisy, begging family group

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
1
Eastern Bluebird

site lacking in nest boxes; breeding may have occurred in dead timber in open swamp

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
8
Veery
Breeding Code
CF Carrying Food (Confirmed)
55
American Robin

throughout site; migratory staging under way

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
25
Gray Catbird
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
2
Northern Mockingbird

2 streaked juvs together on edge of open lawn

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
10
European Starling
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
2
Cedar Waxwing
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
6
House Finch
15
American Goldfinch
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
6
Chipping Sparrow
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
12
Song Sparrow
Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
25
Red-winged Blackbird

staging under way

15
Brown-headed Cowbird

one very young juv being fed by American Redstart

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
15
Common Grackle
1
Ovenbird
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
2
Louisiana Waterthrush

pair along stream where singing male present earlier

Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
3
Common Yellowthroat
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
2
American Redstart

female feeding very young Brown-headed Cowbird; appeared to be just out of nest

Breeding Code
FY Feeding Young (Confirmed)
7
Yellow Warbler

adult male seen catching spider in top of a shrub, then flying up into low branches of a tree and feeding fledgling

Breeding Code
FY Feeding Young (Confirmed)
4
Northern Cardinal
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
2
Rose-breasted Grosbeak

adult male and juv female, and possibly a 3rd bird, together feeding in mulberry tree

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
 

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